1945R Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983) | Head Mechincal Engineer

Head Mechanical Engineer of the U.S.A. Board of Economic Warfare

As a student of patents I asked for and received all the intercept information relating to strategic patents held by both our enemies and our own big corporations, and I found the same money was often operative on both sides in World War II.

(also, amusingly...)

Human beings always do the intelligent thing, after they've exhausted all the stupid alternatives.

Source: Critical Path, 1981, St Martin's Press NY. I altered the quote date since that is the period it refers to and to aid the student of history in finding relevant info to his quest.

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